Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Thursday: GDP, Unemployment Claims, Pending Home Sales

by Calculated Risk on 4/28/2021 09:00:00 PM

• At 8:30 AM ET, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released.  The consensus is for a decrease to 525 thousand from 547 thousand last week.

• Also at 8:30 AM, Gross Domestic Product, 1st quarter 2021 (Advance estimate). The consensus is that real GDP increased 6.5% annualized in Q1, up from 4.3% in Q4.

• At 10:00 AM, Pending Home Sales Index for March. The consensus is for a 6.0% increase in the index.